Electrical Wiring

Recent Electrical Wiring Topics

  • How To Wire A Photocell To Control A Light Fixture

    • How do I to wire a photocell to a light fixture? A photocell can be used to control outdoor lights when installing into the electrical wiring as described here.

  • Kitchen Exhaust Fan Wiring

    • How are the wires connected for a kitchen exhaust fan? Wiring a kitchen exhaust fan that is installed above the kitchen range or cook top stove.

  • Electrical Code for Garage GFI Outlets and Receptacles

    • How to Plan and Installing Electrical Wiring for Garage Outlets and Lighting Circuits: Electrical Codes about GFCI protection for 15A and 20A, 125V receptacles in garages.

  • 220 240 Volt Air Compressor Wiring

    • How to Wire a 220 Volt Air Compressor: With a standard 240 volt motor for equipment such as an air compressor there are only two insulated wires for the 220/240 volts and one separate wire for the ground.

  • Causes of Electric Circuit Buzz or Crackle

    • What is causing a buzz and crackle sound in the electric box? How to Locate the Cause of Electrical Circuit Buzz or Crackle, The Most Common Problems that Cause Electrical Circuit Buzz or Crackle and What Should Be Done.

  • Sump Pump Circuit Wiring

    • Installing Electrical Circuit Wiring for a Sump Pump and providing the necessary GFCI protection and means of disconnect.

  • Electric Stove Circuit Installation

    • Electrical Panel Requirements for a New Stove Circuit – The complexity of installing the stove circuit will depend on the structure of the house and how accessible it will be to install the electrical cable.

  • Switch Wiring Diagrams

    Single Switch Wiring Diagram 1
    Single Switch Wiring Diagram 2
    3 Way Switch Wiring Diagram
    4 Way Switch Wiring Diagram
    3 Way Dimmer Switches
    Wiring Diagrams for Switches